There’s no cooling-off period for real estate contracts in Western Australia. Once the contract is signed by both parties, it’s usually legally binding. We strongly recommend that you seek legal advice on the draft contract before you sign it. Common pitfalls for buyers and sellers include:
Most settlements proceed smoothly. But if there’s a problem, it’s good to know that we, your settlement lawyers, can advise you of your rights and tackle the difficulty on the spot. Flat Rate Settlements with Birman & Ride is a one-stop shop if you need to take legal action to enforce your rights.
For advice on draft (unsigned) contracts, we offer a 30-minute consultation at our office or by telephone/Skype.
We can generally have your consultation within 4 business hours of your booking.
Bookings must be made by telephone or email. Please email the draft contract to us before your consultation: firstname.lastname@example.org
*Additional charges may apply for long or complex contracts. Second and subsequent reviews within a 3 month period: $99
For advice on signed contracts or legal issues during settlement, book a consultation ($198 for 30 mins / $385 for 60 mins) with one of our property lawyers.
Following the consultation, we will offer you a written quote for any further service.
Unable to attend our office? We can conduct your consultation by telephone or Skype – please contact us.